Terry D. Smith

August 28, 1952 ‒ November 01, 2004

Delaware, Ohio

Terry D. Smith, age 52 of Delaware died unexpectedly, Monday morning, November 1, 2004 in the Emergency Room of Grady Memorial Hospital, Delaware.

He was born on Aug. 28, 1952 in Columbus and was a lifelong resident of Delaware County, with his younger years spent on the family farm on S. 3 B’s & K Rd. A lifelong farmer, Terry had also worked in the construction and logging trades. He was always involved in the activities of his various church memberships, active as both a youth and adult advisor for 4-H, and a good mechanic. He enjoyed rodeos, Western movies, woodworking, chainsaw wood carving, and antique tractors. He was well liked, would help anyone in need, and was very proud of his family.

Survived by his wife of 17 years: Sonnie (Hazlett), Daughters: Kristina & Ashley, Step-daughter: Tara Gore of Los Angeles, CA, Step-son: Jay Gore of Los Angeles, CA, Grandson: Isaiah Smith, Father and Step-mother: Jesse (Jane M.) Smith of Galena, Mother: Ivonna “Bonnie” (VanLoon) Smith of Branford, FL, Brothers: Larry A. (Peggy) Smith of Delaware, Jesse W. Smith of Lewis Center, John W. Smith of Sunbury, Mother-in-law: Lois Hazlett of Marion, Sister-in-law: Linda Hazlett of Delaware, Brother-in-law: Jeff (Karen) Hazlett of Dayton, nephews, nieces, cousin’s, aunts, uncles, and friends.

Preceded in death by son: Jason David Smith on June 12, 1977.

Friends may call Thursday 5-8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St., Delaware, where services will be held Friday 11:00 a.m., Bishop Karl Nehring officiating, interment Cheshire Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Delaware County 4-H Program through the OSU Extension Delaware County, 149 N. Sandusky St., Delaware, Ohio 43015.

Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com